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Located in Chicago Old Town neighborhood, Joe’s Bar is Chicago’s premier country music concert bar. Over the last several years, major touring acts such as Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban, have played the intimate concert venue. Joe’s is located at 940 W. Weed Street, Chicago.

Bentley to Roll for Miles & Music

Dierks Bentley will be riding into town Sunday, October 9 for the “Miles and Music for Kids” Celebrity Motorcycle Ride and Concert. Since its start six years ago, the “Miles and Music for Kids” events have raised over $1.6 million for Children’s Miracle Network hospitals. This is the first-ever Chicago stop and all proceeds from… Continue Reading

Top 11 Summer Concerts

For the months of June, July, August and September of 2011. With a little help from the mainstay country music touring acts, the summer 2011 country music concert season in Chicago is really starting to take shape.  As in years past, major acts such as Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley, Lady Antebellum and Kenny Chesney fill… Continue Reading

Katie Quick: “Valley Between Love”

Katie Quick to debut new album May 10; celebrate its release at Joe’s Bar on May 14. This former Chicago Public Schools teacher turned Nashville recording artist, Katie Quick, is no stranger to Country Music Chicago. From her early days playing for Yard Fulla Cars here in Chicagoland, to her move to Nashville to pursue… Continue Reading

ACM Preshow Rundown

ACM Preshow Rundown

The 46th annual Academy of Country Music Awards will broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 3, at 7 p.m. central time on the CBS Network. Compared to other televised music industry awards show, the country-only shows provide fans with the ultimate viewing pleasure. In 2011, here’s what… Continue Reading

Boys are Back in Town

Boys are Back in Town

Concert Alert: David Nail at Joe’s Bar; Jake Owen at the Sears Centre. Bound for Chicagoland to warm up your February nights, these hunky country music stars are capable of revving anyone’s motor. So on Friday, it’s down to what you’re into!  The longhaired, dark-eyed Jake Owen is set to return to the northwest suburban… Continue Reading

From way up dare!

From way up dare!

Concert Alert: Josh Thompson with Jason Jones at Joe’s Bar – January 15 // 8:30PM Josh Thompson cracked open his country music stardom with a debut single titled, “Beer on the Table,” which climbed its way into top 10 on the country music charts back in spring of 2010. Considering this singer/songwriter made his way… Continue Reading

Way More Country Than That

Way More Country Than That

Concert Alert: Easton Corbin at Joe’s Bar – January 7 // 8:30PM While other country “startups” today might not be modeling the “country twang” this genre is probably best known for, there’s one Floridian that’s sticking’ to the standards. Easton Corbin broke into the country radio scene back in April of 2008 with his debut… Continue Reading